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Seniors Art and Writing Competitions


Seniors are invited to submit their works for the annual Seniors Art and Writing competitions. The 2021 theme for both competitions is Victory. This theme is intended to showcase writers' and artists' unique perspectives on Victory


Seniors Art Competition

Information session video, watch it here!

Submissions will be photographed by appointment between May 3–14, 2021 at the McLaughlin Branch or at the OSCC John Street Branch. Click here for Competition and Exhibition Guidelines and Form

Seniors Art Competition Exhibition
The online exhibition runs from June 4 to July 4, 2021 at

Virtual Opening and Awards Reception
Friday / June 11 / 1-2 pm


Seniors Writing Competition

More information to come about our Seniors Writing Competition happening this fall, 2021.




2020 Winning Writing Submissions

First Place: Amy Again by Vicki
Second Place: The Comb by Jaqueline
Third Place: Resilience (Ability to Bounce Back) by S. Lynn

The 2020 theme was Resilience



2019 Winning Art Submission

“Recently I was the recipient of a gift card purchased from Curries Art Store in Whitby. This resulted from my entry into the 2019 seniors juried art show winning first place. I would like to thank the Friends of the Library for this gift card and your support in making the art show the success that it was” – John McFeeters

The 2019 theme was Harmony

Seniors Art Show Winner


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